The hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin), also known as the stinkbird, or Canje pheasant, is a species of tropical bird found in...

The hoatzin (Opisthocomus hoazin), also known as the stinkbird, or Canje pheasant, is a species of tropical bird found in...
Species: Hoatzin   Opisthocomus hoazin
Author: Aisse Gaertner
Date: 
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Added to IBC: 1 Jun 2016 - 21:29
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...swamps, riparian forests, and mangroves of the Amazon and the Orinoco Delta in South America. It is notable for having chicks that possess claws on two of their wing digits.

Citation

Aisse Gaertner, IBC1119886. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1119886.

Extended version
Aisse Gaertner, IBC1119886. Photo of Hoatzin Opisthocomus hoazin at Careiro da Varzea, Brazil. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1119886.

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